Dr. Jeff Harlig - Director, CSUSM Writing Center
Dr. Vivienne Bennett - Professor of Border Studies, Liberal Studies
Why does the university require Why do you think writing
students to write in all their courses? is important for students?
What if a student feels that What is the role of a thesis and
they have no expertise to the thesis statement in a paper?
evaluate research material?
Does writing in the "outside world" What is the role of data
always present a thesis? in social science research?
What is the difference between What is an ideal
"opinion" and "reasoned judgement"? student paper for you?
Doing Original Work - Four Case Studies
Case Study 1 - Turnitin: What it Shows Case Study 2 - Absolute Plagiarism
Case Study 3 - Stringing Quotes Together Case Study 4 - Correct Work